Red Hat, Inc.
Apr 3, 2012

INTTRA Powers Business Processes and Delivers Customer Value with Red Hat JBoss Middleware Solutions

Leading shipping industry e-commerce provider to use suite of Red Hat's Middleware solutions for business rules management, ESB, and enterprise application processes

RALEIGH, N.C. & PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, and INTTRA, the world's largest multi-carrier e-commerce network for ocean freight, today announced that INTTRA will implement several solutions from the Red Hat JBoss Middleware portfolio to enhance and speed the delivery of business solutions for the shipping industry.

INTTRA selected several Red Hat solutions to achieve this goal, including JBoss Enterprise BRMS, JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform (ESB), JBoss Enterprise Application Platform, JBoss Operations Network, and Red Hat Enterprise Linux. INTTRA intends to use the solutions to facilitate more streamlined, automated interactions with its customers by leveraging business rules driven processes. INTTRA's customers include more than 30 of the world's leading ocean carriers. With the addition of Red Hat, INTTRA will be able to more easily control and manage each of its application components, resulting in faster software delivery, greater application flexibility and reduced management costs.

"We were looking for sophisticated yet intuitive solutions to help us better manage the processes and data we use to provide services to our large ocean freight network. Red Hat JBoss Middleware Solutions offered the best features to suit our needs, as well as a very attractive subscription approach," said Anthony Costa, vice president, Technology and Customer Experience, INTTRA. "The implementation of these Red Hat solutions will help automate our system's decision-making processes and assist in managing complex events more effectively."

The Red Hat solutions INTTRA will be using are designed to create a fully integrated, intelligent enterprise. JBoss Enterprise BRMS is a comprehensive platform for the development, deployment and management of business rules and events; JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform integrates and orchestrates a wide range of applications, services and business processes; and JBoss Enterprise Application Platform helps enterprises build, host and deploy enterprise Java applications and services.

"The fact that the world's largest multi-carrier e-commerce provider has selected Red Hat is a testament to the scalability and efficiency of our Middleware platforms to solve high-value business challenges," said Craig Muzilla, vice president and general manager, Middleware, Red Hat. "We're thrilled to be working with INTTRA, and look forward to providing them with a wide range of integration and application development and deployment solutions that can serve their needs for years to come."

For more information about Red Hat JBoss Middleware Solutions, visit www.redhat.com/products/jbossenterprisemiddleware/. To learn more about Red Hat Enterprise Linux, visit www.redhat.com/products/enterprise-linux.

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About Red Hat, Inc.

Red Hat, the world's leading provider of open source solutions and an S&P 500 company, is headquartered in Raleigh, NC with more than 70 offices spanning the globe. Red Hat provides high-quality, affordable technology with its operating system platform, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, together with cloud, virtualization, management, storage and service-oriented architecture (SOA) solutions, including Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization and JBoss Enterprise Middleware. Red Hat also offers support, training and consulting services to its customers worldwide. Learn more: http://www.redhat.com.

About INTTRA

INTTRA is the world's largest, multi-carrier e-commerce network for ocean freight. INTTRA professionals work with over 30 leading carriers and their customers to streamline and standardize their shipping processes worldwide through a network of more than 30,000 corporate locations. Over 500,000 container orders are initiated on the INTTRA platform each week, representing more than 15 percent of global ocean container trade.

For further information, visit inttra.com or contact Win Ross, corporate communications manager, +1.973.917.1509, win.ross@inttra.com

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